Two suspects charged in armed robbery

Josh Lamar Green (Left), Nigel Omar Vanderhorst (Right)

Georgetown County Sheriff's Investigators have charged Nigel Omar Vanderhorst, 26, and Josh Lamar Green, 23, both of McClellanville for an armed robbery of Cooter's Country Store.

Around 10 p.m. on September 23, Vanderhorst and Green entered Cooter's Country Store in Georgetown and demanded money from the clerk. They took miscellaneous items and an undetermined amount of cash before fleeing in a silver in color, two-door car onto Pennyroyal Road, according to the Georgetown County sheriff's office.

Vanderhorst and Green are currently being held at the Georgetown County Detention Center on charges with another agency.

Each were charged with one count of Armed Robbery and are awaiting a bond hearing.